Mathematician:Jacques Salomon Hadamard

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French mathematician who contributed in the fields of:

Most famous for proving the Prime Number Theorem in 1896, independently of Charles de la Vallée Poussin.




  • Born: 8 December 1865 in Versailles, France
  • Died: 17 October 1963 in Paris, France

Theorems and Definitions

The Meissel-Mertens Constant, for Daniel Friedrich Ernst Meissel and Franz Mertens
Kronecker's Constant, for Leopold Kronecker
the Prime Reciprocal Constant

Results named for Jacques Salomon Hadamard can be found here.

Definitions of concepts named for Jacques Salomon Hadamard can be found here.


  • 1888: Sur le rayon de convergence des séries ordonnées suivant les puissances d'une variable (C.R. Acad. Sci. Vol. 106: pp. 259 – 262)
  • 1923: Lectures on Cauchy's Problem in Linear Partial Differential Equations
  • 1926: La série de Taylor et son prolongement analytique (2nd ed.) (with Szolem Mandelbrojt)
  • 1945: The Psychology of Invention in the Mathematical Field